senate Bill S508

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime of patronizing a prostitute in a school zone and including daycare facilities within the definition of a school zone

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2017 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2017 1st report cal.71
Jan 04, 2017 referred to codes

S508 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §230.06-a, amd §230.03, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7858
2013-2014: S20
2015-2016: S463

S508 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the crime of patronizing a prostitute in a school zone and includes daycare facilities within the definition of a school zone.

S508 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S508 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   508

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime  of
  patronizing a prostitute in a school zone and including daycare facil-
  ities within the definition of a school zone

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new  section  230.06-a
to read as follows:
§ 230.06-A PATRONIZING A PROSTITUTE IN A SCHOOL ZONE.
  A  PERSON  IS GUILTY OF PATRONIZING A PROSTITUTE IN A SCHOOL ZONE WHEN
SUCH PERSON PATRONIZES A PROSTITUTE IN  A  SCHOOL  ZONE  AS  DEFINED  IN
SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION 230.03 OF THIS ARTICLE.
  PATRONIZING A PROSTITUTE IN A SCHOOL ZONE IS A CLASS D FELONY.
  §  2.  Subdivision 2 of section 230.03 of the penal law, as amended by
chapter 368 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows:
  2. For the purposes of this section, section 230.08 and section 230.19
of this article, "school zone" means (a) in or on or within  any  build-
ing,  structure,  athletic  playing  field, playground or land contained
within the real property boundary line of a public or private  elementa-
ry, parochial, intermediate, junior high, vocational, or high school, OR
DAYCARE FACILITY, or (b) any public sidewalk, street, parking lot, park,
playground or private land, located immediately adjacent to the boundary
line of such school OR FACILITY.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06636-01-7

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